Factors governing the structure of volcanic jets.

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Differences in shape between Plinian eruption columns and lateral blast flows on Earth and between umbrella-shaped and diffuse plumes on Jupiter's moon, Io, are discussed in terms of a generalized model for thermodynamic properties and geometry of a volcanic system. -R.A.H. US Geological Survey, Flagstaff, AZ, USA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-157
Number of pages15
JournalUnknown Journal
StatePublished - 1984
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)


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